Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency Council
The Asbestos Safety and Eradication Council (ASEC), provides advice to the Minister and to the CEO of the Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency (ASEA) on the National Strategic Plan for Asbestos Management and Awareness. ASEC also supports the work of ASEA. Established on 1 July 2013, ASEC is made up of 10 members - a Chair and nine other members who have been selected for their experience and expertise with asbestos safety, public health, corporate governance or the representation of people with asbestos-related disease and their families. The members consist of: - a Chair - one member representing the Commonwealth - 4 members representing State, Territory and local governments - 1 member representing the interests of workers in Australia; - 1 member representing the interests of employers in Australia - 2 other members. Members are appointed by the Minister. The period of appointment must not be more than 3 years.
Type of Body
E. Statutory Office Holder Offices and Committees
Established By / Under
Act / Regulation
Established By/Under More info
Asbestos Safety and Eradication Agency Act 2013
Max No. of Board/Committee Members
Annual Report Prepared and tabled?
1 July 2013
Current board appointments